Bookings are essential to visit Queensland Museum, find out more information here.

Schools and groups

Booking your visit

Bookings are essential for all schools and groups.

We encourage you to make group bookings as early as possible, as often the exhibition can be booked to capacity at peak times (final weeks of each term).

Group size

Minimum group size required to receive the group rate is 10 paying people. Maximum group size in Perception Deception is 100 people, which includes adults AND children.


Perception Deception is a charged exhibition space for which you will be invoiced. Exhibition charges DO NOT incur GST. This group rate is available to pre-booked schools and groups only.

Students and group members pre-booked cost

$5 (GST free) - invoiced only.  


Adult/child ratio
Number of children
Prep Primary Years 7-10 Years 11 and above
1 adult FREE for every 3 5 10 15

Additional adults will be charged at $5 per adult.

Read Planning your school or group visit for additional information about getting to the Museum, cloaking, supervision of students, lunch and refreshments, toilets, visitors with individual needs and risk assessment.